A 50% deposit will be required to confirm all studio bookings. If your deposit is not received your time may be forfeited to another client. Deposits are non-refundable, but dates may be moved up until 15 days before the session at no penalty.
There is a two-hour minimum for tracking soloists or duo’s. Any groups that are trio’s or larger will require a four hour minimum.
If you will be using the Steinway D concert grand piano, piano tuning is highly recomended immediately before your session.
This will be an additional charge at the piano tuners normal rate which is currently $150. A 48 hour notice must be given for a piano tuning cancellation.
Payment is required upon completion of each session. Payment may be made by cash, personal or company check, money order, PayPal, Venmo, or Credit Card (+3%). There is a $35 fee for returned checks.
Billing will occur from the beginning of your scheduled time regardless of what time you arrive. You may move-in and start setting up 30 minutes prior to your scheduled start time. Please be mindful that billing begins as soon as the engineer starts working with you in any capacity when arriving before scheduled time. This includes instrument setup, microphone placement, level setting, client data preparation, CD burning, etc. Extra time will be billed in 30 minute increments.
Sessions with more than eight musicians will require an additional setup fee.